Ancient Greeks: Athletes Warriors and Heroes features more than 170 of the British Museum's most engaging and beautiful objects capturing this ravalrous spirit. They reveal how competition underpinned all aspects of Ancient Greek life, generating a vibrant and innovative society that endures in the artefacts and stories surviving today.
A must have takeaway memento published to accompany our current exhibition - Ancient Greeks: Athletes, Warriors and Heroes. This exhibition from the British Museum’s world-renowned collection from the Ancient Greek world, is the largest selection of ancient artefacts ever loaned by the British Museum to New Zealand.
Text by Dr Peter Higgs, Curator, British Museum, with an introductory essay by Professor Alastair Blanshard, University of Queensland, and Dr Diane Burton, Victoria University of Wellington.
Size: 28.4 x 23.3cm